Scripture Reflection

Feast of Corpus Christi – Monstrance of My Childhood

Monstrance of My Childhood By Sister Marcia Klawon OSF         Only a child of seven  When in the Eucharist  My heart met His  In intimacy of first Holy Communion.  Clothed wholly in purest white was I,  Symbolic of the purity of heart  That would a fitting dwelling be  For my most precious [...]

Jesus Enters the Desert

Mk 1  By Marianne Ferguson Jesus must have felt the power of the Spirit very strongly to follow it into the desert. He seems to establish a pattern that He follows all his public life. Jesus often goes to a private place to pray before His preaching or healing. Unfortunately, the Palestinian desert is a most foreboding place with [...]